Hilton Durban Awarded South Africa’s Leading Business Hotel at the World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2019
DURBAN, South Africa - Hilton Durban has been recognised as South Africa’s Leading Business Hotel at the Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony of the prestigious World Travel Awards 2019, voted for by representatives of the travel industry worldwide.
At the Gala Ceremony, which took place at the Sugar Beach – A Sun Resort in Mauritius on Saturday 1 June, Hilton Durban accepted the award for the 7th year running as South Africa’s Leading Business Hotel. One of the most established convention hotels in Durban, Hilton Durban offers five-star service and a great location in the heart of the city. Located next to the International Convention Center and walking distance from the beach, Hilton Durban is an ideal base for any visit to the area. Guests can take advantage of breakfast buffet and theme dining at Vasco’s restaurant, light snacks at the Coral Lounge and great food and a laid-back vibe at the Big Easy Winebar & Grill Durban by Ernie Els, with an exclusive Business lounge and a business center on the dedicated meetings level.
The World Travel Awards acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the tourism industry. Today, the WTA brand is recognized globally as the ultimate hallmark of quality, with winners setting the benchmark to which all others aspire. The annual programme is renowned as one of the most prestigious and comprehensive in the travel and tourism industry.
Lovet Robinson, director of operations, Hilton Durban, said, “Across Africa, Hilton has again seen an impressive haul of awards at this years’ World Travel Awards, all of which represent a prestigious honour for Hilton’s portfolio across the continent. The industry has unanimously recognised Hilton Durban a leading choice for travellers, demonstrating that our hotels rise to the expectations of our loyal guests, whether they are travelling for business or leisure purposes. After winning South Africa’s Leading Business Hotel, this latest award will help us continue to position Hilton Durban as an exceptional property in South Africa for international travellers, as well as locals alike. We are delighted with the recognition and would like to thank World Travel Awards and all those who voted.”
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